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Study Abroad & Greek Life: Benefits and Advice

By College Study Abroad at CIEE

If you’re a Greek affiliated student interested in studying abroad, you’re in luck: You can do both! While the idea of spending a semester away from your brothers and sisters... keep reading

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Intercultural Growth: Trials and Tribulations of Adjusting to Life Abroad

By College Study Abroad Ambassador at CIEE

By: Joseph Decilos Upon arrival in Sevilla , one is overwhelmed with the traditional culture, and the myriad of history in every inch of the city. Surrounded by fragments of... keep reading

What I Wish the Internet Had Told Me About South Korea

By Anna M.

These days it is a lot easier to learn about Korean culture thanks to the internet, or maybe even TikTok specifically. This is largely due to the spread of Hallyu... keep reading

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Top 18 Study Abroad Tips

By College Study Abroad at CIEE

As you prepare for the study abroad adventure of a lifetime, consider our inside study abroad tips to make your experience smoother. Follow along as we break down our tips... keep reading

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What is Culture Shock? 4 Examples and Tips to Adjust

By College Study Abroad at CIEE

A possible result of traveling internationally is culture shock. And this phenomenon can happen when you study abroad, too. Don’t get too overwhelmed by this – culture shock can sometimes... keep reading

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How to Study Abroad If You’re a College Athlete

By College Study Abroad at CIEE

With hours spent practicing and team obligations, we know that as a student athlete, you have quite a few priorities to keep track of. So, if you’re wondering, can you... keep reading

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Study Abroad in Japan: FAQs

By College Study Abroad at CIEE

If you’re about to embark on a study abroad adventure to Japan or considering this fascinating country a study abroad option, read on as we dive into some of our... keep reading

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Top 10 Study Abroad Myths (Debunked!)

By College Study Abroad at CIEE

There are a lot of misconceptions about studying abroad. And we’re here to set the record straight! Let’s dive in as we debunk common study abroad myths. Read More: What... keep reading

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4,200 Miles

By CIEE Rabat at CIEE

I know it feels odd to start a blog post with a number, but as someone who has traveled all these miles to live within the heart of Morocco, I... keep reading

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Your Study Abroad FAQs [Answered!]

By College Study Abroad at CIEE

We know you put a lot of thought into choosing the right study abroad program . It makes sense you might have some questions about the process. So, here we... keep reading

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Prague Study Abroad: FAQs and Answers

By College Study Abroad at CIEE

Know n as the “City of a Hundred Spires,” Prague is a colorful and magnificent study abroad location. If you’ve been dreaming of studying abroad in the Czech Republic’s incredible... keep reading

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How Does Studying Abroad Work?

By College Study Abroad at CIEE

I f you’re not familiar with study abroad, it may seem like a complicated process to get the details lined up. But it’s actually much simpler than you may think... keep reading

Studying abroad as a female student: Barcelona gender norms and safety tips

By Savannah S.

Studying abroad as a female student was a bit daunting at first! I was worried about my safety as a female foreigner, and I was unsure how I would fit... keep reading

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Challenges of Studying Abroad You May Face (And How to Overcome Them)

By College Study Abroad at CIEE

S tudying abroad is an adventure of a lifetime, yet like anything, it can come with some challenges and learning curves. After all, you are exploring a (likely) brand new... keep reading

Help, I Broke my iPhone at Yonsei - A Guide

By Emily S.

A few weeks ago, as I was rushing home very late one evening to my dorm at Woojungwon, I dropped my phone directly onto a concrete sidewalk like a dolt... keep reading